Adjunct Instructor - EMS

Adjunct Instructor - EMS


Wilkes Community College
1328 South Collegiate Drive
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
Phone: 336-838-6100

Job Location

Herring Hall - Wilkesboro, NC


Commensurate with education and experience in accordance with the college salary plan.



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Closes: Monday, August 14, 2023

Target Start Date

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

EMS Curriculum Lead Instructor

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

  • Hold and maintain a current North Carolina Paramedic credential.
  • Hold and maintain a current NC Level I Paramedic Instructor credential.
  • A minimum of an associate’s degree.
  • Five (5) years of clinical experience with an EMS provider at the Paramedic level and should have 5 years of teaching experience. The teaching experience should incorporate educational methodology, curriculum development, test construction, and measurement/evaluation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Instructor Certifications for ACLS, PALS or PEPP, and ITLS or PHTLS..
  • Excellent communication skills, computer applications proficiency, and the ability to work effectively with others.
  • Bachelors degree or willing to obtain
  • National Registry Paramedic Certification

Position Description

This is a part-time EMS Instructor position.  The part-time EMS instructor teaches in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical settings. Under the direction of the EMS Curriculum Lead Instructor, the EMS Instructor is responsible for preparing, delivering didactic, and laboratory education that parallels the NHTSA, NC Office of EMS, and National Standards curriculum.

Job Duties

  1. Exhibit an uncompromising commitment to WCC as a learning-centered college through the College’s mission, vision, values, core skills and learning outcomes, and delivery of instruction and services.
  2. Provide instruction for EMS courses as assigned by Lead Instructor and Program Director
  3. Serve as a mentor/role model to students, faculty, and the community by presenting a positive professional image.
  4. Maintain a variety of regular and confidential documents including general correspondence, reports, class schedules, forms, contracts, and memorandums from rough draft or from verbal instructions;  prepare copies of documents; distribute information.
  5.  Update and maintain files as requested by the directors; assist with forms and collection of data as requested.
  6.  Demonstrate high-level professionalism.
  7. Continue professional development for the improvement of self and the program to meet the needs of a learning-centered college.
  8.  Maintain current licensure, certification, or other professional credentials required for the position.
  9. Provide accessibility to students and colleagues as expected in a learning-centered college.
  10. Perform other duties as assigned by the EMS Curriculum Lead Instructor.

How to Apply

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Job Post Contact

Sherry Cox